Destinations

Tourism in Morocco: Best places in Morocco to visit

January 09, 2019
Morocco is a country of beauty and landscape. Tourism in Morocco is characterized by diversity, with many types of tourism including historical and religious tourism. Morocco has become a global tourist destination thanks to its tourism assets. Many of the Moroccan cities are famous for their major tourist destinations. For example, Casablanca has many historical places and parks. While Marrakesh is a stronghold of Islamic civilization and a center of science and philosophy. It also houses many museums and monuments. And Rabat has many tourist attractions. This article offers you the best places in Morocco, that you can visit.

Hotels in Casablanca

Hotels in Casablanca There are many hotels and resorts in Morocco, especially in Casablanca. It is the largest tourism city in Morocco and one of the most beautiful cities overlooking the ocean. Casablanca has many wonderful tourist attractions. Also, it has lots of historical places and parks. It also hosts annual festivals, so it has many hotels for its many visitors and tourists.

Arabian park Casablanca

Arabian park Casablanca The Garden of the Arab League is one of the most famous tourist destinations and best places in Morocco, especially in Casablanca. It is designed in the style of French gardens on an area of more than 30 hectares. The park was established in 1913. The Arab League Park includes different types and varieties of plants such as palm trees. There are also some children's entertainment venues, and cafes that attract families to spend beautiful times.

Old City

Old City Old Town is located near the port of Casablanca and considers as one of the best places in Morocco. It is considered a historic area, surrounded by a wall with several doors, most notably the door of Marrakesh. Also, it contains many historical monuments such as old mosques and old houses, as well as containing several neighborhoods, the most famous neighborhood Alqnasala and the Jewish navigator, which overlooks the coast. The old city is one of the most famous tourist areas in Morocco.

Museum of Marrakesh

Museum of Marrakesh The Museum of Marrakesh is one of the most important museums and best places in Morocco, located in the center of Marrakesh. The museum was built at the end of the 19th century by Mehdi El Menebhi. It is an example of the beauty of traditional architecture. Museum of Marrakesh also includes modern and traditional art alongside Moroccan art, as well as some history books, pottery pieces and ancient Moroccan coins.

City business markets

City business markets The commercial markets of the old city of Marrakesh are among the most popular shopping destinations in the city. The old city is characterized by its narrow alleys and colorful houses. These markets offer many shops selling gifts, shoes and brass artifacts. Also, there is a leather market where there are many old tanneries.

Bahia palace

Bahia palace Bahia palace was built in the 19th century in the reign of the Alawite state. The palace was considered the seat of the great minister Abu Ahmed. Bahia is one of the most important tourist destinations and one of the best places in Morocco, attracting many tourists from around the world. It is a model of Moroccan architecture, shown through the Royal Suites of the palace, halls, gardens and water basins.

Shala archaeological site

Shala archaeological site Shala dates back to the 16th century BC and is one of the most important archaeological sites in Morocco. Shala is located on the river Bou Regreg in Rabat. The ancient Chalet has a large square with many birds, especially storks, old baths, and the main temple.

Hassan Tower

Hassan Tower It is nine centuries old and is one of the most famous buildings in the heart of Rabat. The mausoleum surrounds several tombs of Morocco such as King Mohammed VI and King Hassan. It is one of the most prominent tourist features in Morocco. The tower rises about 44 meters in square shape, and its walls are filled with many Islamic motifs, symbols and mosaics. Hassan Tower has four main doors overlooking the different sides of the lamp, and stands on every guard door wearing Moroccan uniforms. The Hassan tower overlooks a luxurious marble walkway with a magnificent water fountain in the middle.

Cave of Hercules

Cave of Hercules The Hercules Cave is one of the most important tourist destinations and best places in Morocco. It is one of the largest caves in Africa, covering an area of 30 kilometers inside the mountain. The cave receives many visitors and tourists to watch the cave and learn about its legends. Hercules Cave has a wonderful cafe offering visitors a snack, with a fascinating view of the Gulf of Tangier, the Strait of Gibraltar and the coast of Andalusia.

Museum of Moroccan Arts

Museum of Moroccan Arts Museum of Moroccan Arts dates back to the 17th century AD, known as the House of the Mansion or the Sultan's Palace. The museum has a high location in the city of Tangier, overlooking the Strait of Gibraltar, the city and the old. It is considered one of the most important tourist places in Morocco.

The big market

Museum of Moroccan Arts The big market is the heart of the city of Tangier, where visitors can enjoy cafes and restaurants, which offer the finest Moroccan cuisine. It also houses several clothing shops and artisan shops. In addition to a small market a short distance from the big market, the souks are surrounded by lots of mosques, squares and restaurants. You also can see: Travel packages in Morocco.